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Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual fish capture (FAO) by country fishing fleets (2007 - 2016)

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Summary for Viet Nam (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
         70,4564 6 - 27
Total fish capture      1,935,808100
out of total fisheries capture      2,422,818

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This page shows FAO reported fish capture tonnages (by fishing fleets of the selected country above for the year shown)
by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in fishcount study) and estimated fish numbers based on that EMW.

Data for Viet Nam (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Marine fishes neiMixed      1,703,105 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed        162,248 Not estimated
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii         45,5772,000-10,000EMW-317 5 - 23
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii         17,6635,000-20,000EMW-345 1 - 4
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii          4,40415,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
SwordfishActinopterygii          1,48031,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Blue marlinActinopterygii            911180,000EMW-154<1
Black marlinActinopterygii            25585,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
Striped marlinActinopterygii            13356,750-113,500EMW-445 <1
AlbacoreActinopterygii             334,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         70,4564 6 - 27
   All classes         70,4564 6 - 27
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes         70,4564 6 - 27
   Species without an EMW
   Mixed      1,865,35396 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes      1,865,35396 Not estimated
Total fish capture      1,935,808100
out of total fisheries capture      2,422,818
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".